Serving as a patient advocate. Facilitating communication between the patient/family and the medical staff. Providing social services as needed to emergency department and hospital inpatients, including, but not limited to, referral to appropriate community resources to meet their needs. Assisting as needed with explanation and completion of Advance Directives and DNRs. Assisting RN Case Manager with discharge planning as needed.
- Bachelor’s degree in Social Work with current state licensure required, Master’s preferred.
- 2. Two years clinical experience.